Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 28th December 2004

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Foxx Beats Depp To Magazine Actor Honour

28th December 2004 1:18

JAMIE FOXX is well on his way to his first OSCAR after beating out JOHNNY DEPP for Movie Actor of The Year in American magazine...

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Mccarthy Adds Screenwriter To Her Resume

28th December 2004 1:18

Model-turned-actress JENNY McCARTHY has written a new movie which she'll premiere at the upcoming SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL in Utah. The PLAYBOY...

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Carlin Checks Into Rehab

28th December 2004 1:18

Comedian GEORGE CARLIN is set to start the new year (05) in rehab after confessing he's battling an alcohol and drug problem. The JERSEY GIRL...

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Letterman Spends Christmas In Iraq

28th December 2004 1:18

American chat show host DAVID LETTERMAN spent Christmas (24-25DEC04) in Iraq on a top-secret mission to entertain US troops stationed there. THE...

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Depressed Moore Lived As A Hermit After Election Shock

28th December 2004 1:18

Movie maker MICHAEL MOORE was so upset by the result of the American presidential election he refused to leave his house for three days. The...

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Polo Bares All For Focker Fans

28th December 2004 1:18

Fans of America's number one movie MEET THE FOCKERS are set for an extra special treat in February's (05) PLAYBOY magazine when the film's...

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Aude Delighted To Be Home After Jail Ordeal

28th December 2004 1:18

LATEST: Actor ERIK AUDE returned home to California yesterday 28/12/2004 01:18

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Fockers Break Christmas Day Record

28th December 2004 1:18

America's top movie MEET THE FOCKERS has set a new record by becoming the biggest-grossing Christmas Day film ever. The comedy sequel to MEET...

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Toby Keith Gets The News For Himself In Iraq

28th December 2004 1:18

Country star TOBY KEITH is urging his fans to spend 2005 looking for truth in the news after visiting Iraq and discovering the war-torn country...

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Buffett's Island Gift

28th December 2004 1:18

MARGARITAVILLE singer JIMMY BUFFETT has been given land on a South Pacific island after discovering one of his sea-faring ancestors was one of the...

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Waits Tops Alternative Rock Mag's 2004 List

28th December 2004 1:18

TOM WAITS' REAL GONE has been picked as the Album of 2004 by the editors of influential American alternative rock magazine HARP. The acclaimed...

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Maroon 5 Star Regrets Drunken Fights

28th December 2004 1:18

MAROON 5 star ADAM LEVINE is hoping to cut down on his boozing in 2005 because he always ends drunken evenings by fighting with friends. The THIS...

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General Urged Toby To Release War Anthem

28th December 2004 1:18

TOBY KEITH's patriotic country anthem COURTESY OF THE RED, WHITE + BLUE was only released as a single after servicemen begged him to put it out...

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Najimy Set For Cass Elliott Role

28th December 2004 1:18

SISTER ACT star KATHY NAJIMY is to bring tragic MAMAS + THE PAPAS star MAMA CASS ELLIOTT back to life in a new TV biopic. The comedienne and...

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Aerosmith's Tyler: `I've Got Enough Money'

28th December 2004 1:18

Rocker STEVEN TYLER will give the bulk of his earnings in 2005 to AIDS charities because he no longer needs cash. The AEROSMITH star recently...

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Kanye Triumphant In Spin Magazine Polls

28th December 2004 1:18

Multi-GRAMMY AWARD-nominated rapper/producer KANYE WEST has another reason to celebrate - he has been named the Artist of The Year in...

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Snoop: `I Cheated'

28th December 2004 1:18

Rapper SNOOP DOGG has revealed his marriage fell apart when he cheated on his wife SHANTE. Interviewed by ROLLING STONE magazine, the DROP IT...

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Diana Ross' Preferential Treatment Confirmed

28th December 2004 1:18

Soul superstar DIANA ROSS was given special treatment while serving a jail spell on a drink driving conviction, according to a new police...

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Paris Says No To Boob Jobs + Tattoos

28th December 2004 1:18

Trend-setting socialite PARIS HILTON has dealt a blow to America's tattoo artists and cosmetic surgeons by insisting skin art is "unoriginal"...

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New Mum Mccarthy's Sex Drive Back After Vegas Weekend

28th December 2004 1:18

PLAYBOY pin-up JENNY McCARTHY feared she'd given up sex for good after the birth of her son EVAN until she got lucky in Las Vegas, Nevada. The...

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Before Sunset Gets An Oscars Boost

28th December 2004 1:18

Hit sleeper movie BEFORE SUNSET has been given an OSCARS boost after being named the Film of The Year by VILLAGE VOICE critics in New York. The...

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Bacon Encouraged By Paedophilia Warning Group

28th December 2004 1:18

Movie star KEVIN BACON is convinced paedophilia will soon be a thing of the past, thanks to a new programme he discovered while researching his new...

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Eastwood: 'Only Young Actors Need Apply'

28th December 2004 12:57

CLINT EASTWOOD has dashed the hopes of thousands of twenty-something actors, after announcing he won't be casting anyone over the age of 26 in his...

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Stiller Loves Wife's Lesbian Kiss

28th December 2004 12:57

BEN STILLER's most enjoyable moment in 2004 came when his actress wife performed a lesbian kiss in comedy movie DODGEBALL. The Hollywood...

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Hopkins Set For Music Career In 2005

28th December 2004 12:57

SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS is to embark on a music career after spending the past eight months composing songs on his piano. The OSCAR-winning actor...

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Schiffer Hires Nepalese Fighters

28th December 2004 12:57

Supermodel CLAUDIA SCHIFFER and husband MATTHEW VAUGHN have hired five former British Army Gurkhas to help protect their $9 million (GBP5 million)...

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Ferguson Warns Of Child Obesity

28th December 2004 12:57

British royal SARAH FERGUSON has warned the British government to wake up to the child-obesity problem facing the country. The DUCHESS OF YORK,...

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Blake Was 'Laughing' With Wife On Night Of Murder

28th December 2004 12:57

LATEST: A witness in the ROBERT BLAKE murder trial claims the actor was laughing and smiling as he dined with his wife the night she was killed. ...

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Stairway To Heaven Voted Top Rock Song

28th December 2004 12:57

LED ZEPPELIN's classic song STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN has been voted the greatest rock song of all time. The 1971 epic tune gained 70 per cent of the...

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Presley To Score Record-breaking Chart Topper?

28th December 2004 12:57

Late legend ELVIS PRESLEY is tipped to score a British number one in the New Year (05) - which would land him the prestigious 1,000th top spot in...

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Ludacris Determined To Help Poor In Africa

28th December 2004 12:57

American rapper LUDACRIS was so moved by the enthusiastic reception he received during a visit to Africa last year (03) he has determined to help...

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Driver Could Have Been Next J-lo

28th December 2004 12:57

MINNIE DRIVER turned down an offer from music boss TOMMY MOTTOLA to become the next JENNIFER LOPEZ. The OSCAR-nominated British actress, who...

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Osbourne Holds New Year's Party For Staff

28th December 2004 12:57

SHARON OSBOURNE is throwing a $270,000 (GBP150,000) New Year's Eve (31DEC04) party for everyone special in her life - including her cleaners. ...

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Geldof Hits Out At Charity Shops

28th December 2004 12:57

SIR BOB GELDOF has attacked the proliferation of charity shops in the UK - blaming them for the decline of the traditional British 'high street'. ...

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Ramone Never Intended To Include Mother In Will, Says Gallo

28th December 2004 12:57

LATEST: Cult film-maker VINCENT GALLO has defended JOHNNY RAMONE's widow LINDA CUMMINGS over claims she altered her husband's will. The...

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Mccartney Angry With Ono's Beatles Song Ban

28th December 2004 12:57

SIR PAUL McCARTNEY is fuming over YOKO ONO's refusal to allow him to include his ballad YESTERDAY on a new solo album. Ono, the widow of late...

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Dicaprio Unfazed By Onscreen Nudity

28th December 2004 12:57

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO remains unfazed by onscreen nudity, despite spending days being filmed naked for his latest movie. DiCaprio's role as HOWARD...

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